Book 2015

Zoonoses - Infections Affecting Humans and Animals

Focus on Public Health Aspects

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ISBN: 978-94-017-9456-5 (Print) 978-94-017-9457-2 (Online)

Table of contents (46 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Zoonoses in food-chain animals with public health relevance

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-22

      Important Public Health Zoonoses Through Cattle

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      Pages 23-68

      Zoonotic Diseases of Swine: Food-borne and Occupational Aspects of Infection

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      Pages 69-101

      Small Ruminants and Zoonotic Infections: Live or Dead—Direct or Indirect

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      Pages 103-123

      Zoonoses with Public Health Relevance in Poultry

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      Pages 125-158

      Bacterial Pathogens Associated with Aquaculture Products

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      Pages 159-177

      Campylobacter: Animal Reservoirs, Human Infections, and Options for Control

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      Pages 179-211

      The zoonotic agent Salmonella

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      Pages 213-234

      Enteropathogenic Yersinia spp.

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      Pages 235-248

      Enterohemorrhagic E. coli (EHEC): Environmental-Vehicle-Human Interface

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      Pages 249-286

      Listeriosis: The Dark Side of Refrigeration and Ensiling

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      Pages 287-315

      Brucellosis: It is not only Malta!

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      Pages 317-334

      Q Fever (Coxiella burnetii): A Blueprint for Outbreaks

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      Pages 335-354

      Cysticercosis: A Preventable, but Embarrassing Neglected Disease Still Prevalent in Non-Developed Countries

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      Pages 355-376

      Toxoplasmosis: A Widespread Zoonosis Diversely Affecting Humans and Animals

  3. Zoonoses in food-chain and domestic animals: Focus on antibiotic resistance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 377-377

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      Pages 379-405

      Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase and AmpC β -Lactamase-Producing Bacteria in Livestock Animals

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      Pages 407-431

      Zoonotic Transmission of Antimicrobial Resistant Enterococci: A Threat to Public Health or an Overemphasised Risk?

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      Pages 433-452

      Infections With Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria—Has the Post-Antibiotic Era Arrived in Companion Animals?

  4. Important zoonoses in non-food animals

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 453-453

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      Pages 455-486

      Influenza from a One Health Perspective: Infection by a Highly Versatile Virus

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      Pages 487-496

      Important Zoonoses in Animals: Parapoxviruses: Extraordinary “Ball of Wool” Particle Shape—Masters of Local Infection and Immune Escape

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      Pages 497-525

      Orthopoxviruses—Plagues of Mankind, Strategists in Immune Evasion, Teachers in Vaccination

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